Some Ukrainian children want to learn in the Lithuanian language: Minister promises to create conditions for this

Since the end of February, more than 10,800 children have arrived in Lithuania from war-torn Ukraine. 1.5 thousand of them have already registered in the country’s schools, according to the Minister of Education, Science and […]

President Dalia Grybauskaitė on look out
European Union

Europe needs lasting solutions to counter illegal migration – president Grybauskaitė

The European Union remains the center of attraction for economic refugees seeking a better life despite a deal with Turkey that was signed two years ago, Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė said. […]

Saulius Spurga

Different trajectories of democracy in Baltic states from Visegrad group and Russia

Last weekend’s parliamentary elections in the Czech Republic were won by the billionaire populist Andrej Babiš‘s party ANO, which arose from the civic Dissatisfied Citizen’s Movement. A. Babiš is fairly sceptical of the EU and […]

Ministry of Social Affairs and Labour

Social Ministry proposes additional compensation for refugees

Lithuania’s Social Security and Labor Ministry has proposed paying one more benefit to asylum beneficiaries intended for rent of housing. […]